Many states are starting to ban texting on the phone while driving but not many are banning talking on your cell phone while driving. This is because texting is more dangerous. you acautly have to phyically look at your phone to text appose to when your talking on your phone its you can still have you eyes on the road.
Defensive driving courses have increased efforts to teach about the dangers of texting while driving. Voice texting is used by some, although it hasn’t proven to be much better or safer than regular texting. One of the apparently more effective tools in combating distracted driving is the texting and driving pledge.